October 14, 2018

Eritrea elected to the UN Human Rights Council

Eritrea elected to the UN Human Rights Council

Asmara, 13 October 2018 – The UN General Assembly today, 13 October elected Eritrea to the Geneva based Human Rights Council, the UN body responsible for promoting and protecting human rights around the globe.

According to report, the Assembly elected 18 states by secret ballot to serve as members of the Council for the next three years beginning from 1 January 2019. Along with Eritrea, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Somalia, and Togo from Africa, and Argentina, Austria, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Fiji, India, Italy, Philippines, and Uruguay from other regional groups have also been elected to the UN body. Read more

October 11, 2018

Sustainable Development Goal 16 –...

Sustainable Development Goal 16 – “Sustainable Peace through Reconciliation and Education”

UN, Vienna Austria | Women Federation World for Peace & Unification (WFWPU) Universal Peace Federation (UPF) Austria, UNCAV, in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the United Nations in Vienna, hosted a panel on SDG 16 – Sustainable Development Goal 16 ‘Sustainable Peace through reconciliation and Education. The Conference was attended by diplomats, WFWPU & UPF representative, members of the VIC United Nations and invited guests. Read more

October 3, 2018

Eritrea – Minister for Foreign Affairs...

Video: Minister for Foreign Affairs Addresses General Debate, 73rd Session

September 30, 2018

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. OSMAN SALEH...

STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. OSMAN SALEH MOHAMMED MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF THE STATE OF ERITREA AT THE GENERAL DEBATE OF THE 73rd SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY

Madam President,
Honourable Heads of Delegation,
Ladies and Gentlemen,

Let me join previous speakers to convey our congratulations for your election as President of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly.

This forum provides, annually, a congenial platform for the Member States to broach critical issues of international peace and security and their ramifications on national and human development. In this spirit, allow me to bring to the attention of this august assembly key matters of paramount importance to my country and our region as a whole. Read more

September 19, 2018

‘Horn of Africa Women Forum’...

‘Horn of Africa Women Forum’ – 16th September 2018, Vienna Austria

Universal Peace Federation (UPF) Austria, UNCAV, United Nation Correspondents Association in cooperation with the Permanent Mission of the State of Eritrea to the United Nations in Vienna, and “Horn of Africa Peace Initiative”, hosted a panel discussion, ‘Horn of Africa Women Forum’ in Vienna Austria with a special focus on Women’s Empowerment and Development.

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STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY MR. OSMAN SALEH...

Meeting of Cabinet Ministers

International Youth Day observed

President Isaias met and held talks with Crown...

Agreement on Peace, Friendship and Comprehensive...

Meeting of Presidents Isaias Afwerki and Ismail...